RSA Conference 2019 | San Francisco | March 4 - 8 | Moscone Center


Visit us at McAfee Booth #N5745 – North Hall

RSA Conferences are the pulse point of the security industry where leading practitioners connect to protect. Here you'll meet with top industry leaders and fellow security specialists to:

  • Explore the most important security challenges facing your organization
  • Discover how the latest advances in technology can help you meet those challenges
  • Build meaningful professional relationships that keep you at the top of your profession

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McAfee Booth #N5745 – North Hall

Expo Hours – North Hall: McAfee Booth #N5745 – North Hall
Monday, March 4, 2019 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Welcome Reception & Networking
The Welcome Reception is open to all Conference pass holders.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Expo Open
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Expo Open
Thursday, March 7, 2019 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Expo Open


RSA 2019 Main Keynote:

Steve Grobman
Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, McAfee

Dr. Celeste Fralick
Chief Data Scientist, McAfee

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 | 8:35am – 8:55am | West Stage

To access Tuesday keynotes, you must have one of the following conference pass types:
Full Conference, Speaker, or Discover Pass

Keynote live stream:

Steve Grobman is Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at McAfee. In this role, he sets the technical strategy and direction to create technologies that protect smart, connected computing devices and infrastructure worldwide. His organization is focused on development of the next generation of cyber-defense and data science technologies, threat and vulnerability research, and McAfee’s CISO organization. Prior to joining McAfee, he dedicated more than two decades to senior technical leadership positions related to cybersecurity at Intel Corporation where he was an Intel Fellow. He has written numerous technical papers and books and holds 27 US patents. He earned his bachelor’s degree in computer science from North Carolina State University.

Celeste Fralick chairs McAfee’s Analytic Center of Excellence and oversees technical analytic strategy for consumer and enterprise products, as well as the company’s internal business intelligence. As Chief Data Scientist in Intel’s Internet of Things group, she developed machine learning and deep learning analytics for more than eight different markets. She serves on multiple industry and academic boards and journal editorial staffs and authored the book, Intelligent Analytics: Bringing Analytics to the Internet of Things (Springer). Fralick earned her Ph.D. in biomedical engineering from Arizona State University, concentrating on predictive analytics and neuroscience.


RSA 2019 Special Sponsor Session:

Grant Bourzikas - CISO and VP of McAfee Labs Operations, McAfee

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 | 11:00AM – 11:50AM | Session Code: SPO2-T06

Abstract: Organizations are overwhelmed by data and dependent on outdated (non-predictive) tools & methods. Security companies can’t keep up with the frequency of attacks, 50% of which are missed by traditional antivirus programs. In this session, McAfee’s CISO shares his experiences, providing valuable information for security organization to predict attacks by relying on data science & machine learning.


RSA 2019 Additional Speaking Sessions:

Session Speaker Session Abstract Date and Time
Law Enforcement: The Secret Weapon in the CISO’s Toolkit John Fokker, Head of Cyber Investigations, McAfee This session will show you how to get the most out of working with law enforcement agencies (LEA) before, during or after a security breach. Learn why partnering with law enforcement can be a valuable strategic asset in the CISO’s ever-expanding toolbox of security measures. Friday, March 8 at 11:10AM - 12:00PM

Session Code: AIR-F03
#Ransomware - The Rise, Death and Resurrection of Digital Extortion John Fokker, Head of Cyber Investigations, McAfee

Raj Samani, Chief Scientist, McAfee Fellow – McAfee
Hear from cybercrime experts on the successes and lessons learned from the No More Ransom initiative, an online portal that has prevented millions of dollars in ransom payments to cybercriminals. Recent statistics point to a decrease in the number of ransomware variants. So, is ransomware dead? Not so fast. Get up to speed on what’s new in the ongoing effort to combat the threat of ransomware. Monday, March 4 at 4:45PM - 5:15PM

Session Code: SEM-M03
Multiparty Vulnerability Disclosure: From Here to Where? Moderator: John Banghart, Senior Director, Venable
Panelist: Kent Landfield, Chief Standards and Technology Policy Strategist, McAfee
Panelist: Art Manion, Vulnerability Analysis Technical Manager, CERT Coordination Center
Panelist: Audrey Plonk, Director, Global Security Policy, Intel Corporation
As the world grows ever more dependent on complex technological systems, the risk of broadly impactful vulnerabilities in software and hardware is driving the need for improvements in how the global ecosystem addresses identification and disclosure of those vulnerabilities. This panel will discuss what works, what doesn’t, and suggest a path forward that can benefit everyone globally. Wednesday, March 6 at 9:20AM - 10:10AM

Session Code: PDAC-W03


RSA 2019 Demo Stations: 8 Total

  • McAfee® MVISION ePO™
  • McAfee® MVISION Endpoint
  • McAfee® MVISION Mobile
  • McAfee® Endpoint Security
  • Optimize Security Operations—Intelligent Security Operations
  • Supercharging Security Orchestration/Automation Using DXL Integrations
  • Data Center and Cloud Defense
  • McAfee® MVISION Cloud
  • Device to Cloud Data and Web Protection


Free RSA 2019 Expo Code:

Enter this code when registering: XSU9MCAFEE – expo pass only

Please note: this pass will not cover admittance to Tuesday’s Keynotes featuring Steve Grobman.

The deadline to redeem the free Expo Pass code is Thursday, March 7, 2019

As an expo pass registrant, you will receive these benefits:

  • Pre-register using the code and pick-up your badge on-site.
  • Admittance to Keynotes Wednesday – Friday (West and South Stage)
  • Admittance to Expo Halls (Tuesday - Thursday)
  • Admittance to the Welcome Reception on Monday
  • Briefing Center sessions and the afternoon Pub Crawl Wednesday.
  • Admittance to select sessions (Monday - Thursday)
  • Admittance to the Innovation Sandbox on Monday afternoon
  • Admittance to RSAC Early Stage Expo (Wednesday & Thursday)
  • Admittance to The Sandbox (Wednesday & Thursday)
  • Scheduled Shuttle Transportation between the Conference hotels and the Moscone Center
  • Tutorials and Certification Trainings are not included in the Expo Pass, but can be added during the registration process for an additional fee.
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